RE: virus: Will

Richard Brodie (
Fri, 19 Mar 1999 15:42:36 -0800

It's like asking for a piece of DNA that's not gene based. The question is not which pieces of information are or aren't memes, but rather which pieces of information are GOOD memes and which bundles are GOOD memeplexes.

Richard Brodie
Author, "Virus of the Mind: The New Science of the Meme" Free newsletter!

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From: []On Behalf Of Jim
Sent: Friday, March 19, 1999 9:34 AM
Subject: Re: virus: Will

Richard wrote:

>And not all information is a meme. Memes are pieces of information in a
>whose existence influences events such that more copies of themselves get
>created in other minds.

I have been reading and not participating for a wile and I found this idea intriguing. I have not been able to come up with a piece of information that is not meme based. Would you please supply one. Thanks for your help